Australian politics, society & culture

Australian Exceptionalism

Australian Exceptionalism "We share a common state of denial about own accomplishments. While the Americans so often manifest it as a belief that they and they alone are the global benchmark for all human achievement, we (Australians) simply refuse to acknowledge our own affluence and privilege - denialists of our own hard won triumphs."

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Friday, 9 December 2011 - 2:01pm
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